The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
July Clambake Clambake is a gathering for designers, creatives, and those who like design and want to know more. It’s a time to get together, network, and hear about some of the cool new design work that is happening in RI. Two presenters from two different design disciplines present each month. Presentations are generally 15[…..]More Info
Conversations with Curators: Annu Palakunnathu Matthew (Professor of Art (Photography) University of Rhode Island. Represented by sepiaEYE, New York City. & Francine Weiss, Ph.D. Senior Curator, Newport Art Museum Wednesday, July 25th at 6pm FREE EVENT! Annu Palakunnathu Matthew (Professor of Art (Photography) University of Rhode Island. Represented by sepiaEYE, New York City. Annu Palakunnathu[…..]More Info
DIVINE PROVIDENCE – A Festival of the Arts CELEBRATING PROVIDENCE ARTISTS ON JAMESTOWN! On AUGUST 1, 2018 from 6-9pm (half indoor/half outdoor) RAIN OR SHINE! SUPPORT THE ARTS & PURCHASE YOUR EARLY BIRD TICKETS HERE $15 presale | $18 week of event | $20 at door LIVE PERFORMANCES BY : Ian Fitzgerald, Dan Dodd, Rafay[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Betwixt and Between: Photography, Time and Place Curated by Annu Palakunnathu Matthew Opening Reception: Friday, July 13, 2018 At our 8th Annual Summer Soirée 6 pm: Champagne Preview with Curator’s Talk 7 – 10 pm: Live Auction, Music and Dancing at our 8th Annual Summer Soirée! Exhibition Dates: July 13 – August 18, 2018 Gallery[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]